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Aiman Kabli
Wednesday, February 10

Aiman Kabli

Startup Central UAE

StartupCentral officially launched a new entrepreneurship community web platform, StartupCentral.ae, at The Bureau Dubai in Downtown Dubai on Wednesday, 20th May 2015. Within weeks of launching, it closed partnerships with many of the leading investors, accelerator and speakers of Dubai.

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Tariq Qureishy
Sunday, February 28

Tariq Qureishy

Formerly DowJonesEMEADirector

Formerly-Dow Jones Markets Regional Director EMEA.Founder of 100% MAD (“Make A Difference”), a UK based, not for profit Social Enterprise, a youth movement and a new philanthropic model which combines innovative/disruptive business concepts & technology while directing 100% of all funds directly to authorised organisations and selected causes globally.

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Fida Chaaban
Monday, March 14

Fida Chaaban

Entrepreneur Middle East Magazine

Fida Chaaban, in her capacity as Editor-in-Chief of Entrepreneur Middle East is a big believer in the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region’s startup ecosystem. Fida endeavors to use both print and web to positively encourage development in various entrepreneurial spaces and across industries. Guest Interview Host: Sara Hamdan: Writer for New York Times, Fortune, Rolling Stone, Variety and CNN.

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Amira Rashad
Monday, April 11

Amira Rashad

Head of Brand, Facebook MENA

Amira Rashad is the Regional Head of Brand Advertising at Facebook Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan. "Facebook Newsfeed has become the new discovery engine for 100M people in the MENA region. This represents an immense opportunity for brand advertisers to reach their target customers".

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Sahar Wahbeh
Tuesday, May 10

Sahar Wahbeh

Dumye

Most recently Dumyé has been selected as a global finalist, representing The Gulf, in The Venture - a worldwide search for the most promising social entrepreneurs worthy of a piece of the $1 Million USD cash prize. Guest Interview Host: Sara Hamdan : writer for The New York Times, monthly columns for Stylist, and pieces for Fortune, Rolling Stone, Variety and CNN.

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Haider Khan
Tuesday, July 19

Haider Khan

Bayut.com

Haider Khan co-founded Bayut.com with his brothers.He moved to Dubai a few months ago to take up the role of CEO full-time.Being a tech visionary with over 20 years of experience in the United States. Bayut.com is to create the smartest property portal in the MENA region.

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Past Events

Shant Oknayan

Shant Oknayan

Ambareen Musa

Ambareen Musa

Tariq Qureishy (100%MAD) &

Tariq Qureishy (100%MAD) &

Michael Lahyani

Michael Lahyani

Sharif El Badawi

Sharif El Badawi

Louis  Lebbos & Muhammed Mekki

Louis Lebbos & Muhammed Mekki

Kıvanç Arkaç

Kıvanç Arkaç

Clare Woodcraft-Scott

Clare Woodcraft-Scott

Rima(Nabbesh) & Hassan(500 Startups)

Rima(Nabbesh) & Hassan(500 Startups)

CEO Lucy Chow

CEO Lucy Chow

Co-Founder BENJAMIN DE TERSSAC

Co-Founder BENJAMIN DE TERSSAC

Ben Ouattara

Ben Ouattara

Wassim Karkabi

Wassim Karkabi

Wassim Karkabi

Wassim Karkabi

Dr. Aleem Mirza

Dr. Aleem Mirza

ASIL ATTAR

ASIL ATTAR

Kess Daniels

Kess Daniels

Tena Pick

Tena Pick

Loulou, Genny, Mona

Loulou, Genny, Mona

Christopher Thomas CEO/Co-Founder

Christopher Thomas CEO/Co-Founder

Genny Ghanimeh CEO of PiSlice

Genny Ghanimeh CEO of PiSlice

Aman Merchant

Aman Merchant

Tamer Nahas(CEO ofBoldTalks)

Tamer Nahas(CEO ofBoldTalks)

Kamal Hassan

Kamal Hassan

Ravi Bhusari

Ravi Bhusari

LouLou Khazen Baz

LouLou Khazen Baz

JC Butler & Sim Whatley

JC Butler & Sim Whatley

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